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Hot Air Expeditions

702 W Deer Valley Rd, Deer Valley Airport, Phoenix, AZ 85027-2152
+1 480-502-6999
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At Hot Air Expeditions we pride ourselves on providing hot air ballooning experiences in the Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona. We've been operating locally in the Valley of the Sun for over 26 years and rated the "Best Ballooning in Phoenix" by Fodor's Travel for 22 years in a row! We provide morning flights daily, year-round and sunset flights are offered seasonally, November through March. All flights include gourmet catered fare from Vincents on Camelback, along with a champagne toast and flight certificate. Come check this off of your bucket list with us!
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702 W Deer Valley Rd, Deer Valley Airport, Phoenix, AZ 85027-2152
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Thank ritaterriff
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a great time on this flight, Capt Tommy our pilot did a wonderful job and with our drivers the ground support crew of Steven, Nick, and all the rest we can very easily recommend Hot Air Expeditions for this adventure, do it!More

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HotAirExpeditions, Guest Relations Manager at Hot Air Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

It is always so exciting when we hear from our passengers. Taking the time to let us know that you had such a wonderful time, is amazing. We know everyone is so busy jumping from one activity to the next. We are quite proud of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting trip. So smooth that you cannot tell you are moving. The best part was watching them put that huge balloon together. That is one big mother. I also liked the flamethrower that they use to heat the air. I was disappointed that they...More

1  Thank drjoe2017
HotAirExpeditions, Owner at Hot Air Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Greetings Dr Joe, We are so glad that you flew us! We must agree that watching the balloon being set up is something to see, one can't imagine the size, until it is seen up close. Marshmallows have been considered in the past, but the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing experience with an amazing pilot! My first ride, but definitely not my last! And breakfast was awesomeness too!

Thank Kashonna H
HotAirExpeditions, Owner at Hot Air Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Greetings Kashonna, Ballooning is amazing, we could not agree more! So happy that your first time was with us. Dining in the desert is the only way to finish off a beautiful flight. Thank you for taking the time to review us. Cheers!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simply Amazing!!!! Captain Tommy and Driver Alex made it experience of a Lifetime!!!! From the pickup at the Fairmont to the Balloon ride to the breakfast in the desert!!! Thank you!!

Thank Crystal G
HotAirExpeditions, Owner at Hot Air Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Crystal, Ballooning is magic and we are so glad that you flew with us. There are some experiences that stay with you forever and you get to keep this one! Thank you for sharing your thoughts. Happy Holidays!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The experience with Captain Tommy was absolutely awesome. The best experience I have ever had. The greatest pilot ever. Fly with Captain Tommy.

Thank Jessica G
HotAirExpeditions, Owner at Hot Air Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Jessica, We are so happy that you enjoyed your flight over our beautiful desert and appreciate your enthusiasm! It is an experience not to be forgotten. Thank you for sharing your thoughts and flying with Captain Tommy!

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Shilpiee
24 October 2017|
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Response from HotAirExpeditions | Property representative |
Hi there, great question! We tend to recommend the morning flight, as the flights are typically a tad longer, 60-90 minutes for the morning flight vs. 45-60 minutes for the sunset flight. The morning flights typically have... More
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Aleescandonm
21 February 2017|
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Hi Alejandra, In April we will have one morning flight available, and meeting/pick up timing will vary based on your hotel location. We absolutely offer roundtrip hotel transfers, and would be happy to pick you up from... More
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Corey R
4 January 2017|
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Hello Corey, In March we go through some time changes to follow the sunrise and sunset. Through March 10th, our morning flights would meet by 6:30 am, and our afternoon would meet by 4:00 pm, both at the Deer Valley... More
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